The sports content media rights and technology convention Sportel is taking place in Monaco from October 5-7, 2021, at the Grimaldi Forum. A brand-new open space speaker presentation and Masterclass session area at Speakers Corner are giving attendees the latest industry insights to complement their business meetings at the convention.
The new series of Sportel Masterclasses at Sportel Monaco dives into parallel ecosystems emerging at Sportel such as e-sports and sportstech, to provide thought-provoking discussions led by influential sports business executives shaping the industry of the future. Attendees are gaining vital insights to evaluate and help make informed decisions when evolving their business strategies, which can unlock new partnerships and potential new revenue streams to drive business forward.
The upgraded conference format is complemented by innovative presentations and expert panels, held in the new open space Speakers Corner at the heart of the exhibition floor. The easy access venue is welcoming all participants to drop in for sessions in between their busy meeting agendas.
The programme kicked off on day one with a number of sessions dedicated to e-sports, a sector which has been growing rapidly at Sportel over the last few years. Furthermore, under the Honorary Presidency of H.S.H. Prince Albert II, the Sportel Awards Ceremony also took place on the first day of the event in the Prince Pierre Room of the Grimaldi Forum, rewarding the most beautiful sports sequences and the best sports book of the year, in front of a prestigious audience of champions and personalities from the sport's world. To see the laureates of the 2021 edition, click here.
Day two opened with two presentations around combating piracy. Then, an interesting panel about starting a premium live sport multi-screen media in only a few weeks was held, among other sessions. To see the event’s full agenda, click here.